|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1874|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1956|
The Portsmouth Times, Monday, June 18, 1956
GEORGE R. APPLEGATE
George R. Applegate, 82, of Houston Hollow road, Rubyville, died in Mercy Hospital at 2:05 a.m. Sunday from complications arising from a stroke. He had been a patient in the hospital 11 weeks.
A retired employe of Wheeling Steel Corp., Mr. Applegate was born in South Portsmouth March 1, 1874, a son of Andrew and Mary Counts Applegate.
Surviving are a son, James of Phoenix, Ariz.; seven daughters, Mrs. Henry Simon of Rubyville, Mrs. T.R. Powell of Delbarton, W.Va., Mrs. Homer Carver of Woods Ridge, Mrs. Wallace Bainer of Eden Park, Mrs. Edgar Russell of Massillon, Mrs. Herbert Church of Rubyville and Mrs. Joe Perett of Gallup, N.M., 23 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Surviving in Olive Hill, Ky., are a brother, William; and two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Grills and Mrs. Larry Kiser.
Mr. Applegate was preceded by his parents, two brothers and three sisters.
Rev. Forest Chamberlain will conduct funeral services at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Long Run Free Will Baptist Church. Interment in Memorial Burial Park will be under the direction of Emrick Funeral Home.
Friends may call at the home of a grandson, Richard Church of Houston Hollow road, Rubyville.
Andrew Applegate (1839 - 1936)
Livinia Jane Robinson Porter Applegate (1874 - 1940)
Bertha Applegate Simon (1899 - 1972)*
Laura Jane Applegate Carver (1902 - 1983)*
Madeline Applegate Russell (1907 - 1997)*
George Richard Applegate (1874 - 1956)
Jesse Applegate (1882 - 1953)*
Memorial Burial Park
Created by: Luanne Valentine
Record added: Sep 24, 2011
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